Doris Adelaide Derby oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Atlanta, Georgia, 2011-04-26.
Dr. Doris Derby Interview, 4-26-11
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Civil Rights History Project
Interview completed by the Southern Oral History Program
under contract to the
Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African American History & Culture
and the Library of Congress, 2011
Interviewee: Dr. Doris Derby
Interview date: April 26, 2011
Location: Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia
Interviewer: Joseph Mosnier, Ph.D.
Videographer: John Bishop
Joe Mosnier: …[April] 26, 2011. My name is Joe Mosnier of the Southern Oral History Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This is a collaborative project that we are undertaking for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. Uh, we are in Atlanta, Georgia, on the campus of, uh, Georgia State University with Dr. Doris Derby, um, who has graciously agreed to sit down to be one of the, uh, interviewees in our, uh, inaugural year for the museum’s work to develop a foundational oral history collection to support its work. Dr. Derby, thank you so much for sitting down with us. It’s a pleasure to be with you.